Donna Jo Napoli
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Let it go, then try again.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. This is so personal. Maybe how I treated my mother when I was in high school.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Oh my. Noam Chomsky, I believe.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Akbar, the third Mogul emperor.
"Let me help you learn to read."
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. kindess, insightfulness, humor